On March 29th, I went to Dulcinea Quartet Concert here in Tokyo, as I already wrote before. The spotlight of the concert went to the piece for shamisen and string quartet composed by Mr. Imanishi Taichi, and which got the collaboration of shamisen player Mr. Ishikawa Hibiki. While it could be at first … More Echoes of Dream – Piece for Shamisen and String Quartet by Imanishi Taichi
Last Sunday, I went to Dulcinea Quartet first concert of their 2015 Japan Tour! It was held next to the Tokyo JR Station, in Tokyo Tatemono Yaesu Hall, a place where I had never been to, and that was really beautiful! Actually, it was my first time listening to a quartet performance this close, and … More Dulcinea Quartet, what a great concert!
Remember this name? Yes! It’s the strings quartet formed in the U.K. which I presented to you last year! Their fundraising campaign was a success, and as a result, their 2015 Japan Tour has been scheduled! Here are the concert dates: Date Location March 29 Tokyo March 30 Tokyo April 5 Ibaraki April 7 Aomori … More Dulcinea Quartet – Back to Japan!
Today I present you a very special one! Formed in 2008 at the Royal Academy of Music in London, and joined in 2011 by cellist Hannah Masson-Smyth, followed by violist Martin Wray in 2012, the Dulcinea Quartet has recently brought their music to Japan! With the goal of performing music from both Japan and the U.K in … More Dulcinea Quartet – School and Hospital concerts in Japan